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Transfer VHS to DVD

The transfer from VHS to DVD seems to work as in I can play the DVD in the Combo unit but it will not play on any other DVD player and my computer DVD player won't recognize it? Any ideas as to what is going on? thank you angie

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Re: transfer VHS to DVD

The illustrations within the PDF is very help!
To play disc in other DVD players…
The disc needs to be finalized.
Page 37 of the manual has “Finalizing a disc”.
Recording from DVD to VCR…
Page 39 “Dubbing Mode”
Type in the box: MWR20V6

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